Yahni Lapa
Yahni Lapa
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Newton, Mass.
High School: Newton North
Events: Long Sprints/Hurdles
Major: HSSP


21/22 All-New England 400-Meter Hurdles Scored 4th Place … All-Academic UAA

20/21 All-Academic UAA


Getting to know Yahni

My planned major is: Psychology

My favorite high school/non-Brandeis athletic moment is: Winning the 400mH at the D1 State meet in 2018.       

My favorite high school class was: AP Psychology because I had a great teacher who really invested her time into making sure I was the best Psychology student I could be.

My favorite place to travel to is: Portugal

My favorite meal is: Bitoque (steak with french fries and an egg)